International Women’s Day, 2011 celebrated

“Equal Access to Education, Training, Science and Technology: Pathway to Decent Work for Women”

Like every year this year also The National Girl Child Advocacy Forum celebrated the International Women’s Day through a number of programs that included a civil discourse session, a debate, cultural events and an award giving ceremony. The day’s program commenced at 3:00pm and ended around 6:00pm and was held at the Bangladesh Shishu Academy auditorium. The main event of the day comprised of two sections; a parliamentary style debate and an award ceremony, punctuated by cultural events. The main presenter for the occasion was Tahera Afroze, Lecturer at Badrunnessa Women’s College. The event was inaugurated by Nasima Akhter Jolly the Secretary of National Girl Child Advocacy Forum. Continue reading “International Women’s Day, 2011 celebrated”